Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia

Employment

District Attorneys and Solicitors-General recruit and select professional personnel for their respective judicial circuits and counties. Vacancy announcements are posted as a service to these elected chief prosecutors. Please follow the reply instructions included in each announcement.

Other employment announcements from the prosecution community are also posted on a regular basis.

The Prosecuting Attorneys' Council of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Additionally, the Prosecuting Attorneys' Council of Georgia is a registered participant in the federal work authorization program commonly known as E-Verify, and uses this program to verify employment eligibility of all employees hired on or after July 1, 2008. [Federally-Issued User ID #: 144282, Date of Authorization: August 12, 2008]

Please contact Human Resources Director Chantalia Cooper to add or remove an announcement.

DeKalb County Solicitor-General's Office
Supervising Attorney, Special Victims Unit
(9/4/14)

The DeKalb County Solicitor-General’s Office seeks a supervising attorney for its Special Victims Unit. The Special Victims Unit prosecutes misdemeanor cases involving high-risk intimate partner violence, elder abuse, victims who are children, animal cruelty and vehicular homicides. Minimum requirements include: five years of prosecutorial experience in Georgia and extensive jury trial experience, to include a minimum of 20 jury trials as first chair. A successful applicant will have a strong background in working with victims of abuse and demonstrated experience with supervising, training and/or mentoring other prosecutors. Additionally, applicants must be detail-oriented and have strong organizational and interpersonal skills. This is a full-time position with benefits to begin in October, 2014.

If interested, please email a cover letter and resume by September 12, 2014 to:

Ms. Sonja Brown
Deputy Chief Assistant Solicitor-General
snbrown@dekalbcountyga.gov

Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit (DeKalb County)
Assistant District Attorney
(9/3/14)

The DeKalb District Attorney’s Office has an Assistant District Attorney opening in the following Units:

  • Crimes Against Children; and
  • Asset Forfeiture/HIDTA

Applicants must have at least 3 years of felony trial experience, a Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school and be a member of good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. Please include in your resume and/or cover letter the number of completed felony jury trials, designate first or second chair. Also, indicate which position you are applying for. Salary and benefits are county or state-paid and salary is based on experience.

Applicants may send a resume, cover letter and references to:

Nicole M. Golden, Chief ADA
DeKalb County District Attorney’s Office
556 N. McDonough Street, Suite 700
Decatur, Georgia 30030
OR EMAIL TO: ndmarchand@dekalbcountyga.gov

Riley McLendon, LLC
Municipal Prosecuting Attorneys
(9/3/14)

Riley McLendon, LLC  represents the six north metro Municipal Courts of Sandy Springs, Johns Creek, Dunwoody, Doraville, Brookhaven and Peachtree Corners. We are hiring part-time Assistant Prosecuting Attorneys. The applicant must pass an employment background and credit check, and will be fingerprinted. Applicant must be a member in good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. Applicant must have a minimum of three years’ experience in a high-volume court prosecuting cases.

If you are a retiring/retired Assistant District Attorney or Assistant Solicitor-General who wishes to work in the north metro area on a part-time basis, this is the perfect retirement job!

Please submit your resume and any cover letter by email to:

Bill Riley
Briley@RileyMcLendon.com

Macon Judicial Circuit
Assistant District Attorney
(8/18/14)

The District Attorney’s Office, Macon Judicial Circuit, comprised of Bibb, Peach and Crawford Counties, has an opening for an Assistant District Attorney. Applicant must be a member of good standing with the State Bar of Georgia. An employment background check and drug screening will be required.  Applicant should be available to begin employment in September 2014. Salary and benefits are county paid. Salary range based on experience. Applicants can send a resume, cover letter and references to:

Beth Lasseter
Bibb County District Attorney’s Office
661 Mulberry Street, 2R Grand Building
Macon, Georgia 31201
 
OR EMAIL TO:  blasseter@maconbibb.us

Forsyth County Solicitor-General's Office
Investigator
(7/28/14)

The Forsyth County Solicitor-General’s Office is currently accepting resumes for an Investigator. The applicant must meet the following minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required; current P.O.S.T. certified as a Peace Officer (must provide POST Basic Law Enforcement Certification Number (PBLE #); three years law enforcement investigative experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities for this job. Must obtain and maintain firearms qualification. Must possess and maintain valid Georgia Driver’s License. 

Please submit your resume and cover letter by email to:

Loraine Carder
Office Manager
lhcarder@forsythco.com

Georgia Department of Law
(1/16/14)

Assistant Attorney General, Torts Section
http://law.ga.gov/assistant-attorney-general-torts

Duties & Responsibilities

Position works on tort cases involving the defense of state agencies in state court throughout the state. These actions include wrongful death, medical malpractice, automobile accidents and other negligence claims. Travel is required. POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED.

Minimum Training & Experience

Member of the Georgia Bar AND graduation from an accredited law school. Preference will be given to applicants with five (5) or more years litigation and/or tort related experience.

Additional Information

Along with your resume, applicants are required to complete and submit an Attorney DEPARTMENT OF LAW application & waiver, which may be found on the Department’s website at: http://law.ga.gov/application-forms. Please mail your completed application to: the address below, Attn: WK Brown, Director of Human Resources. Applications are reviewed by the Division Deputy; selection of candidates is based on the specific preferred qualifications needed by the position. Please submit two (2) writing samples along with copies of your official undergraduate and law school transcripts. You may submit the application & writing samples with the transcripts to follow. Candidates that are not interviewed will have their application information held in the Applicant Pool and considered for future vacancies with the Department. A criminal background check is completed on all candidates; employment is also contingent upon the completion and satisfactory results of the background investigation. SALARY IS COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE. POSITION is OPEN UNTIL FILLED.

All qualified and interested applicants should submit a resume and a Department of Law application to:

Attn: WK Brown
Director of Human Resources
Department of Law
40 Capitol Square S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30334

Griffin Judicial Circuit
Assistant District Attorney
(8/29/13)

The Griffin Judicial Circuit is now accepting applications for an Assistant District Attorney position. Position will be a county-paid position handling primarily felonies. Applicants must be a member of the State Bar of Georgia. Salary based on experience.

For more information or to submit your resume, please contact Hon. Scott Ballard, District Attorney by email at sballard@fayettecountyga.gov.